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Kolkata Zoo & Zoological Garden, Kolkata (Calcutta)

(2.5/5 based on 320+ reviews on the web)
India's biggest and oldest zoo, Kolkata Zoo & Zoological Garden tells a comprehensive story about the diverse wildlife living in this part of the world. Established in 1875 and spanning a total of 18 hectares (45 acres), the zoo shelters the nearly extinct Aldabra giant tortoises, elephants, rhinos, Bengal tigers, white tigers, African lions, giraffes, deer, and zebras in large enclosures. One of the prime tourist spots in the city, this well-maintained attraction is visited by 3 million people every year. Restaurants and air-conditioned cafes provide plenty of shade, refreshments, and snacks. Put Kolkata Zoo & Zoological Garden into our Kolkata (Calcutta) itinerary builder and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • Large Zoo and has some endangered animals. excited to see a huge landscape with some endangered animals. Witnessed a tired Rhino.  more »
  • This zoo is contained with so many types of animals and birds. If you visit this place at winter season, then you could see may birds from different counties.  more »
  • nice place the zoo is made a outstanding view of the thing. it helps to improve the zoological scince very much love the place  more »